Saint Leo University's campus is right in the middle of
everything that makes the state of Florida one of the world's most
popular vacation destinations. Our lakeside campus—set amidst the
rolling hills of Central Florida—is just a short drive from
beaches, NASCAR, Orlando theme parks, Major League Baseball spring
training and more.
Venture outside the university's campus and experience all
that Tampa Bay and the surrounding areas have to offer.
Enjoy outstanding entertainment, dining, sports and shopping in
Tampa. Revel in the unique blend of nightlife and history in
popular Ybor City. Catch some serious RAYS, whether on the pristine
beaches of Clearwater or in the baseball stadiums in St.
Petersburg. Visit the vacation capital of the world and enjoy the
many attractions of Orlando. Hear the roar of the ocean and the
engines in Daytona.
Ten minutes from campus, historic Dade City offers antique
and vintage shops, clothing and jewelry boutiques, salons, spas,
restaurants and cafés. Get your groceries and other necessities at
Dade City's Winn-Dixie, Sweetbay Supermarket, Walmart, Walgreens,
CVS, Big Lots and more.
Find more to do in Dade City on Yelp.
Just a few minutes south of Dade City, Zephyrhills is another
great option for running errands: Find what you need at Super
Walmart, Kmart, Dollar Tree, TJ Maxx and Bealls, as well as grocery
stores including Sweetbay and Publix. Zephyrhills is also where
you'll find Zephyrhills
Cinema 10 movie theater and Pin
Chasers 32-lane bowling alley.
Find more to do in Zephyrhills on Yelp.
Head about a half hour down the interstate to bustling Wesley
Chapel, your one-stop-spot for retail, dining and nightlife. The Shops at
Wiregrass is where you'll find major department stores like
Macy’s and Dillard’s, a two-story Barnes & Noble, and favorites
from Hollister to Coach to GNC. Also nearby is the Grove
shopping center, home to Best Buy, Dick’s Sporting Goods,
Ulta and other popular retailers, as is the Cobb
Theatre Grove 16 for all the latest Hollywood
blockbusters. Wesley Chapel is home to popular eateries such as
Applebee’s, Texas Roadhouse and Bonefish Grill. There, you will
also find the Super Target, Super Walmart and Sam's Club.
Find more to do in Wesley Chapel on Yelp.
Tampa is so close, our students think of it as Saint Leo's "home
city." There's a gorgeous waterfront, exciting nightlife in Ybor
City and a lifestyle that celebrates tradition while embracing the
new. Enjoy internships, mentorships and professional opportunities
in one of the U.S.'s largest metropolitan areas. Browse Gucci,
Burberry and Kate Spade at the high-end International Plaza
mall. Root for professional sports teams including the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Tampa Bay Lightning and Tampa Bay Rays.
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Bay on Yelp.
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Checks can be cashed at Trane Stop, located on campus in Saint
Edward Hall. With a valid ID students can cash checks up to $150
Saint Leo University has three registered nurses, a visiting
physician two days per week, and a nurse practitioner three days
per week in the campus Health & Wellness Center in de Chantal
Hall. The Health & Wellness
Center can provide assistance with doctor appointments,
prescriptions, over the counter medications and residence hall
visits for ill students. The Health & Wellness Center is open
Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. If a student
is sick or injured and it is after hours, they should contact their
RA, Hall Directors, or Campus Safety. The closest hospital is Pasco Regional Hospital,
located in Dade City, Fla.